8:13 pm April 16, 2014 | No Comment
It is generally assumed that Pakistan would welcome a Taliban victory in post-2014 Afghanistan.
7:19 pm April 15, 2014 | 1 Comment
Current political tensions should not distract us from the fact that the MacDonald House bombing was an act of state-sponsored terrorism.
8:10 am April 15, 2014 | No Comment
Nickel’s bull run over the past couple of weeks has made it the star performer among the base metals pack traded on the London Metal Exchange. Tin, arguably the metal with the most bullish supply-usage dynamics, has been pushed into second place.
4:57 pm April 14, 2014 | No Comment
If pre-liberalization India, poor and isolated, was paralyzed by the cruelties of class and caste, the new globalized India of billionaires has built its own oppressive hierarchies.
10:20 pm April 13, 2014 | 3 Comments
the disappearance of birds, mammals and other species is what is happening in Indonesian forests. The “empty forest” syndrome is becoming an increasing reality in this country.
7:22 pm April 13, 2014 | No Comment
Australia’s behavior, and that of many of its Asian neighbors, suggests that there aren’t too many regional leaders who are prepared to place much reliance on the emollient words of their counterparts elsewhere. Such scepticism also pervades Robert Kaplan’s latest book, “Asia’s Cauldron: The South China Sea and the End of the Stable Pacific.”
10:33 am April 13, 2014 | No Comment
There are few experiences more frustrating than a delay in travel plans caused by bad weather. According to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, this may be something we will have to get used to in the future.